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RCN London

News, events and opinions covering everything to do with nurses and nursing in London

RCN London has over 60,000 members working as registered nurses, midwives, health visitors, nursing students and health care assistants in every kind of hospital, community and academic setting within the NHS, education, independent and voluntary sectors. 

Our work stretches across the populations of 32 boroughs, includes 69 NHS employers, more than 3,000 independent health care sites and over 20,000 independent sector beds. Our membership is drawn from all walks of life, both here in London and further afield. 


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RCN London Housing Survey

We asked over a thousand nurses working in London about how the standard, cost and availability of housing affects them and the care they provide to London's patients. RCN London are calling on the new Mayor to better support nursing staff to live and work in London in the numbers needed.

Caring for the Capital

Caring for the Capital

London is home to more than eight million people from a huge diversity of ethnic and cultural backgrounds, making London an exciting but also a challenging place to work. That is why support from the RCN is so important to our members.

Read our booklet "Caring for the Capital"
Central London boroughs


All members belong to an RCN branch. Branches work across the NHS, independent and third sectors to deliver services to members and provide opportunities for members to participate in, shape and influence the work of the RCN.

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